BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – The Federal Emergency Management Agency is opening additional disaster recovery centers in the Baton Rouge area.READ MORE: Federal Judge Throws Out Lease Sale For Gulf Of Mexico Offshore Oil Drilling
New centers will open Tuesday in Gonzales, Baton Rouge and Zachary to help Louisiana flood survivors. The centers will be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. seven days a week until further notice.
Representatives from the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, FEMA, the Small Business Administration, volunteer groups and other agencies are at the center to answer questions about disaster assistance and low-interest disaster loans for homeowners, renters and businesses.READ MORE: Bridge In Pittsburgh Collapses Hours Before Scheduled Biden Visit To Talk Infrastructure
Low-interest disaster loans from the SBA are available for businesses of all sizes including landlords, private nonprofit organizations, homeowners and renters.
So far, more than 106,000 people have registered for federal disaster aid.MORE NEWS: Spring-Like North Texas Weather Saturday & Sunday, Before Bitter Cold Returns Next Week
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